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Gemalto Rolling out EMV and NFC Technology Around the World

Gemalto, a leader in digital security, has announced several new projects in the last month which it will be undertaking. Gemalto Enables EMV Payment for Telefónica-MasterCard Joint Venture in Brazil Firstly Read More →

ABA Releases Report for Policymakers on Rapidly Evolving US Payments System

The American Bankers Association released a report for policymakers on the rapidly evolving payments marketplace. The report, developed by ABA’s Emerging Payments Advisory Group, identifies three key areas for consideration: Read More →

Mt. Gox Releases Statement Regarding U.S. Dollar Bitcoin Withdrawals

Over the past weeks Mt. Gox has experienced rising volumes of deposits and withdrawals from established and upcoming markets interested in Bitcoin. This increased volume has made it difficult for Read More →

Starbucks Goes Contactless in the UK

Starbucks, Barclaycard Global Payment Acceptance and Visa Europe confirmed that over 550 company owned Starbucks stores in the UK accept contactless payments, making it even faster and easier for customers Read More →

NCR Ranked #1 in Retail Self-Checkout Technology

NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, is the world’s largest supplier of retail self-checkout (SCO) technology, according to new research published by strategic research and consulting firm Read More →

MasterCard and Western Union Launch International Payments Service for Small Businesses

MasterCard  and the Western Union Company announced a dedicated international payments service that will increase the flexibility with which small and medium-sized businesses can conduct cross-border trade. The new direct Read More →

Banamex and Ingenico Join Efforts to Introduce Contactless Payment in Mexico

Ingenico leading worldwide provider of payment solutions, announced that it will support, along with Banco Nacional de México, Banamex, one of the leading financial institutions in Mexico, the deployment of Read More →

Electronic Payments Stimulate Economic Growth According to New Study

The growth in the use of electronic payment products, such as credit and debit cards, added $983 billion to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the 56 countries examined between Read More →

Alternative Currencies: Is There Staying Power?

New Mercator Advisory Group report identifies markets and market drivers behind four types of alternative currencies. Alternative currencies typically evolve when threats or economic problems occur and stabilization efforts are perceived Read More →

Ogone Unveils its Next Generation Online Payment Fraud Protection Tool

Ogone, a leading global online payment services specialist, has upgraded its online payment fraud protection package with the latest detection technology tools and launched a new product, Ogone Fraud Expert™. Read More →
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